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Faraj Suleiman Quartet [SOLD OUT]

As part of the EFG London Jazz Festival, Marsm and King’s Place present Palestinian composer and pianist Faraj Suleiman with this quartet. Born in a village in the upper Galilee, renowned Palestinian composer and pianist Faraj Suleiman has been playing the piano since the tender age of three. Influenced by his passion for Arabic music and eastern rhythms, it’s both […]


Rachid Gholam Presents: Spirit of Tarab

Rachid Gholam Presents: Spirit of Tarab A Musical Journey from Persia to Andalucia The second of a two-part concert series, MARSM is showcasing the enduring legacy of spiritual performance culture, partnering with iconic Moroccan singer Rachid Gholam and his full ensemble to showcase the worldwide premiere of ‘Spirit of Tarab’. ‘Spirit of Tarab’ presents a […]


Alaa Abu Diab

Alaa Abu Diab – London Debut Palestinian comedian Alaa Abu Diab is coming to London for an evening of satire and comedy as part of his upcoming tour also stopping in Ramallah, Lund, Amman, Haifa, Nazareth and Jenin. His razor edge wit and hilarious political commentary make this UK debut an evening not to be […]

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Hishek Bishek 11 (Featuring Zenobia)

On the forefront of the Levant’s electronic music scene, Zenobia is Palestinian powerhouse ensemble that blends Arabic pop melodies spanning from Palestine to North Africa with electronic beats and synth grooves. Hailing from Haifa, the duo is composed of Nasser Halahlih (electronics and synth) and Isam Elias (keyboards and synthesizer), who mix their set with […]


Le Trio Joubran – The Long March Album Release

Oud masters and innovators Le Trio Joubran perform music from a career spanning fifteen years including their anticipated new album The Long March. From a family steeped in Arabic music, the three brothers Samir, Wissam and Adnan Joubran have been touring the world with their ouds for the past fifteen years. Through their mesmerizing songs they attempt […]


Rachid Gholam – Live in Cambridge

Reviving the cultural treasure of the Muwashshah, Rachid Gholam’s stunning ensemble pays homage to the poetry, melody and form of one of the most iconic forms of classical Arabic music. Originally travelling from ancient Arabia to Andalusia with the legendary musician Zeryab in the 5th century, the Muwashshah developed in form, both lyrically and musically, across […]


كلمات، كلمات، كلمات – Words Words Words

A full evening dedicated to showcasing of some of Palestine’s most inventive and compelling spoken-word and musical artists. From protest songs to cunning social insights, humour and grief, four stellar artists come together to celebrate the power of words and meaning. Featuring Farah Chamma Creating a unique strand of poetry, monologue and comedy, that mixes […]


DAM UK Tour 2019

Heralded as “the spokesman of a new generation”, DAM began working together in the late 90s as the first Palestinian hip-hop crew and among the first to rap in Arabic. Bringing together a unique combination of Arabic percussion rhythms, Middle Eastern melodies and hip hop, they have grown to become one of the most influential acts of […]

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Mashrou’ Leila UK Tour 2019

Lebanese indie-pop sensation Mashrou’ Leila will be returning for their highly anticipated 3-city UK tour in 2019. Born of a nocturnal encounter at the American University of Beirut in 2008, Mashrou’ Leila is a six-member band that fuses the craftiness of a music workshop with the punch of stadium rock. With their distinct approach to storytelling […]


Hishek Bishek 12 vs. Bollywood

Hishek Bishek vs. Bollywood DABKE | CHAABI | BOLLYWOOD | BHANGRA | CHEESY CLASSICS Returning for its 12th edition, Hishek Bishek is back in full force with a special night celebrating the pan-continental bass heavy beats, rhythms and grooves of the Middle East and India. ROOM 1: Hishek Bishek ROOM 2: Bollywood & Bhangra Taking […]